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PBS
May 3, 2014 12:00am PDT
states just before obama's visit. malaysia, south korea, he hit all the right notes. it's not a pivot, but he said the united states is not going anywhere from these countries and he didn't offend the chinese. he made it important to say how close it was to work with the chinese. >> charlie: and had no ambition in trying to contain the chinese. >> yes, and obama is credible in saying he has no ambition to contain the chinese. so the fact you've both made the allies in the region happier and the chinese feel no reason to overrespond with their own saber rattling is about as much as he's done on this trip. >> charlie: why is a trade agreement important. >> when the trance pacific partnership was first announced the chinese response is this is containment, we don't want it, are opposed to it. now that it's going to happen, that it has heft and momentum, the chinese have changed their tune. what they're now saying is we need to study it very carefully, do we want to join? do we want to express our interest in eventual membership? the chinese understand if you're going to create tighter tr
CSPAN
May 2, 2014 8:00am EDT
know about china, we know what's happened, issued late in the past. singapore, malaysia, korea, different places, but let me talk about japan because we are doing specific negotiations with japan, and as you know, that japan has not directly intervened in the foreign exchange market for more than two years, but the yen has depreciated significantly against the u.s. dollar and while the depression as a children impact on the number of u.s. imports, you and i shared information with me on the numbers, it does provide a massive advantage for japanese automakers. in fact, at today's exchange rate there's an estimated benefit of $5700 on every vehicle. so it's a windfall in operating profit. they may end up in advertising. it may end up in research and development. it may end up in cutting prices. it may end up in cutting prices on vehicles in other markets where u.s. automakers are directly competing with the japanese in other markets around the world. $5700 in vehicles is no small thing. i guess to add insult to injury on china everything else, even though japan is not from interv
NBC
May 2, 2014 5:00am PDT
the entire interview on "today" show at 7:00. >>> senior officials from malays malaysia, australia will figure out the next step to finding the missing malaysian airlines jet. the challenges are huge and the search may take another 8 to 12 months. recently the malaysian government released a report saying the vietnamese control did not tell malaysia the plane was missing until 17 minutes after it disappeared from radar. that's too long. now eight weeks and still no wreckage has been found. >>> a popular peninsula restaurant said it will have to close its doors, at least for now because of a city construction project is actually driving customers away. "today in the bay" christie smith where a construction has been going on for more than a year now. good morning, christie. >> more than a year, that's right. the founder of the melt says it was in january of this year, that's when a lot of the dust and debris, construction came right to the front door here and that didn't make for a very happy experience for their customers. and, according to "the daily jou journal" they just decided
Al Jazeera America
May 1, 2014 4:00pm EDT
. in malaysia, thousands gathered to protect a proposed tax they say could increase the cost of living. since the soviet union collapsed in 1991, the most violent took place in turkey. al jazeera's has more from istanbul. >> the state made it's presence felt on the ground, it was not going to allow any rally to take place here. they tried to hold the government ban, they gathered in several neighborhoods but police used tier gas and water cannons to push them back. >> we celebrated peacefully in 2010-2011 and 2012, and there were no incidents, but today we have this ban. it is our constitutional right to demonstrate. >> the authorities, however, allowed trade union representatives to lay a wreath, where in 1977 unknown gunman opened fire on a may day rally. more than 30 people were killed. as of late it has taken on a new meeting. antigovernment protestors occupied the place for weeks. there were eventually forced out, and the state reinstated it's authority over the square. >> the square has symbolic value both for the government and the demonstrators. but this is not just a fight about wher
CNN
May 1, 2014 8:00am PDT
ferrara. those stories and much more "at this hour." we begin with breaking news. malaysia finally released that preliminary report that's been long awaited on the disappearance of flight 370. families had pressed for it to be made public, and now 55 days after the plane vanished, that report is out. >> some of the details are frankly shocking. so let's get straight to it. will ripley joins us from kuala lumpur with the details. so will, tell us what is in the report. >> reporter: well, it's not just what's in this five-page report, john, but it's the time line attached to it. some of these supplemental documents. and you asked the question, what took so long? that's the question that i can bet a lot of these families will be asking as well. because, you know, the plane disappeared from radar at 1:21 a.m. it wasn't until 1:38 a.m., a full 17 minutes later, that air traffic control in another country, vietnam, reached out to kuala lumpur and said hey, have you heard anything from flight 370? okay, so had that not happened, k.l. air traffic control may have taken longer than 17 minut
CNN
May 1, 2014 6:00am PDT
with breaking news. a new transparency in the disappearance of malaysia airlines flight 370. just minutes ago, finally, malaysia's government made public its first report on the plane's final known moments. the big headline for you, the plane had vanished for a full 17 minutes before officials even took notice. and yet it took a remarkable four hours, four hours, before an official rescue operation was launched. it is the government's most thorough accounting yet of what investigators know or suspect. cnn's will ripley has been sifting through this report. he joins us from malaysia's capital, kuala lumpur. tell us more, will. >> reporter: hey, carol. yeah, this is a five-page report and other supporting documents attached to it. we've been going through them. here are the things that really stand out. you talk about those 17 minutes when nobody even noticed the plane was missing. okay. that said, then we talk about the four hours where what we see here, this is a report that kind of describes all of the events that were happening over those four hours. and what it says to me, carol, is that t
Al Jazeera America
Apr 29, 2014 7:00am EDT
japan, south korea, malaysia and the philippines. at the start of his term, president obama said he would make strengthening relationships with asian allies a top priority. it's been an uphill battle. >> president obama went to asia for more than just fancy food and banquets, but he sure was toasted a lot. still, what he wanted on his first stop was a trade deal with japan. after frantic meetings, he left full, but empty handed. >> why did it not happen? in part because of opposition to the treaty from inside japan. agriculture is highly protected in japan, but there are other examples, automobiles and so fort. real limitations, political limitations on the prime minister. >> that could signal long delays or the eventual death of the agreement which president obama hoped would shape his legacy, a big part of his much talked about pivot to asia. japanese officials seemed to get what they wanted, the president talking about islands disputed by japan and china. >> the treaty covers all territories administered by japan. >> will the u.s. defend the philippines in case a territorial disp
MSNBC
Apr 29, 2014 12:00am PDT
the controversy reached the other side of the world, the president weighing in from malaysia. >> i don't think i have to interpret those statements for you. they kind of speak for themselves. >> that afternoon all eyes were on the clippers playoff game against the golden state warriors. >> there will be certain player that say will be great and there will be certain players that have been thinking about this all night and they can't function. >> magic johnson, who is mentioned in the purported recording of sterling said the 80-year-old billionaire shouldn't even own a team. >> he shouldn't own a team anymore. he should stand up and say i don't want to own a team anymore. >> donald sterling did not attend the game, while his estranged wife sat courtside. as the team walked out, they threw their warmup jerseys at center court. >> it's a unified statement from the clipper players wearing their warmup shirts inside out so the word "clippers" are not across their chests. >> they went on to lose the game 118-97. to some, their silent protest wasn't strong enough. in the meantime, the players associati
CSPAN
Apr 28, 2014 2:00pm EDT
china. he went to four different countries, japan, malaysia, most recently the philippines and south korea. but a lot of people have been watching it as a china containment to her the last thing that happened in the philippines was the united states announces a new tack in the philippines that will allow more military to be returned to those islands. it has been interesting watching him deal with that. obviously china and the u.s. have a very important relationship, something the u.s. is interested in maintaining and improving, but allies in the region are worried about the rise in china as well. are returning after a two-week vacation. what can we expect to see him the hill? >> the longest and first hits will be on the hill. i would not look for a bunch this week or even over the next two months. congress is beginning to debate spending bills for the upcoming year. most of what is happening is messaging that is already gearing towards the november elections. primaries in both the house and senate, a lot of the attention is back on the home state. mitch mcconnell faces his primary in
LINKTV
Apr 28, 2014 8:00am PDT
on steroids. a free trade zone from malaysia to chile. obama defended the ppp. >> the trade agreement we are trying to create -- what we are trying to do is create higher standards for labor protection, higher standards for environmental protection. more consistent protection of intellectual property. increasingly, that is the next phase of wealth. require morethings transparency and more accountability and more rule of law. i think that it is entirely consistent with malaysia moving into the next phase. >> that is president obama in malaysia. who is advising president obama on ppp? the unions, environmental organizations? back throught get the secrecy of these negotiations. as we have pointed out repeatedly, even members of congress could not a draft negotiations from the ppp. the corporate lobbies have access to these drafts. it is quite clear that the ppp is nothing more than a extension steroids.n here is where we have an alliance. on the left, they are opposed to these agreements. they are bad for workers, they're bad for the price of medicines being affordable. they are bad for ope
CSPAN
Apr 28, 2014 7:00am EDT
with the muslim majority nation of malaysia on sunday. that would've been 1966, not 1996. another story in the post this morning. one more campaign story for you this morning. this comes from this morning's "washington times." again, our topic is your view of speaker john boehner. . why don't you talk first a little bit about how john boehner is viewed back home in his ohio district? boehner ise speaker supported a lot here, especially in butler county. of the is a largely republican area. it is one of several counties thisare -- that make up area. it is heavily populated and is always had support here. host: is anyone coming out to challenge him given the time tumult? he is challenging john and he is backed by the tea party. actually, he has some money thrown in. he is also supporting his campaign from a national tea party leadership. there are two other candidates that are also tea party, yet they are not really coming on strong. they didn't get the support from the national tea party. host: what kind of fundraising are you seeing in that race in guest: rict? guest boehner has a lot o
Bloomberg
Apr 28, 2014 6:00am EDT
moved from japan to korea to malaysia to the philippines. has this been successful? trip,s is a dual track you sure your alliances and i feel that they have been successful on this front. but this entire trip was somewhat about beijing as well. they have made strong statements about china and you have not seen china react all that negatively. very goodals feel about this but missing is a trade deal, they did not make any major trade deal and that may be of concern. >> traveling with the president in the philippines, adam? >> bill gates and mark zuckerberg had two things in common. change the world and dropped out of harvard. harvard is saying no more. you spirit a lot of early are looking- you for the one percent of the one percent. what sets those people apart? >> it has to do with their talent. the record of harvard speaks for itself. we have eight u.s. presidents and 16 nobel laureates, and the birth of the venture capital industry as a whole. it started as research and development in the 1960's. field creates this fund, leave harvard and we will give you $100,000, go to -- talk a
CSPAN
Apr 27, 2014 3:05pm EDT
with citizens and young leaders during a town hall forum in malaysia. tomorrow he has to the philippines. an article from the washington post reporting on his trip saying that the president is expected to sign the new president agreement for the philippines. chinese officials say that they oppose a heightened u.s. presence in the area. the agreement would give assurance to several u.s. asian allies and would give flexibility to the u.s. to respond to humanitarian disasters in the region. >> on saturday i remember the conversation. it was not about
FOX News
Apr 27, 2014 7:00am PDT
. >> the president did make a little news in malaysia. we will talk about that. and we got an interview with m -- including that of her grandfath grandfather. i'm looking forward to that. >> thank you so much. >> the economic report is out next week. it's coming out friday. . i wish. >> the national unemployment rate has held steady at 6.7%. how do we move that needle down? joining me now to talk about jobs is wall street journal chief economics correspondent and marshall arback is director for institutional partnerships. thank you for joining us. let's get to the week ahead. we've got home sales out on monday. the fomc two day federal reserve meeting on interest rates, jobs numbers out on friday, consumer confidence, the list goes on. what's most important to you. >> the fed and jobs clearly. what we have right now is a federal reserve that has been pulling back on bond buying products. there has been talk about when interest rate hikes start. when you look at what's going on in the economy and particularly the housing sector, you had a very large home builder on. we're seeing a home sector t
FOX
Apr 27, 2014 7:00am PDT
a response from president obama traveling in malaysia. >> when ignorant folks want to advertise their ignorance, you don't really have to do anything. you just let them talk, and that's what happened here. >> the president was asked about the audio recording during a news conference with malaysia's prime minister. president obama said he is confident that the nba is aware and will address the issue. and many people on social media are expressing their opinions. tell us what you think. go to the ktvu facebook page. we are asking if the recording turns out to be indeed authentic, what should the repercussions be? >>> new this morning, history was made in an unprecedented ceremony at the vatican. pope francis canonized two former popes making pope john xxiii and pope john paul ii saints. it was the first time air reigning and a retired pope celebrated mass together in public and also the first time that two pontiffs were made saints in one ceremony. in an effort to get the best vantage points, many camped out on side streets, and others stayed up all night to attend prayer vigils.
Al Jazeera America
Apr 27, 2014 9:00am EDT
's, but the government. >>> the united states and malaysia have agreed to improve their bilateral relations. that agreement comes after a visit of president obama. the prime minister is suggesting malaysia is not ready to sign the u.s.-led trade deal. reports from malaysia's capitol. >> reporter: it's been billed as a historic visit. the first u.s. president to visit malaysia in 50 years. >> today the united states is once again playing a leadership role in the asia pacific, and a key part of our strategy is expanding our ties with southeast asia. >> already an important trade partner with many countries including the united states, it means a more assertive nation. and the u.n. is trying to include that in the deal. >> you have multiple friends. multiple levels of relationships in order to balance that you're not talking to anyone in particular. the defense aspect of what's going on has to be balanced by real trade and business. >> reporter: some people worry that the move that removes trade protection will leave small businesses untieable compete and large businesses enjoy the labor group
FOX News
Apr 27, 2014 3:00am PDT
n other news overnight, president obama held a press conference with malaysia's prime minister as questions continue to loom over the missing airliner. >> the president also talking about the tensions between russia and ukraine. >> and peter doocy is joining us live from washington, d.c. with all the details. good morning, peter, what can you tell us? >> reporter: i can tell you overnight the president said they need to place new sanctions on russia together as part of the unified effort because president obama says if this becomes the united states versus russia conflict, the impact of the sanctions won't be felt as much. >> oftentimes they are really interested in portraying this through this old cold war prism, when in fact that's not what the issue is here. the issue is respecting basic international norms of sovereignty and territorial integrity. >> reporter: as the conflict between ukraine and russia boils over, the underwater search for malaysia flights 370 continues. and even though millions of dollars worth of american time and equipment haven't produced any tangible r
Al Jazeera America
Apr 27, 2014 12:00am EDT
.s. president visits malaysia on his tour. >>> diplomatic efforts continue to seek the release of european observers held hostage in ukraine. >>> and from pope to saint -
PBS
Apr 26, 2014 12:30pm PDT
on a four-nation tour that brings him to japan, malaysia, and the philippines. it's a trip that has long been on hold, the president had to cancel his scheduled asian trip last year. during the government shutdown and canceled twice in 2010. the bp oil spill and debate. forcing our traditional asian allies to feel skeptical. about the so-call the pivot. notably the series in syria and ukraine. the president is there to reassure, stop japan where mr. obama was treated to a formal state visit. japan is the u.s.'s fourth largest trading partner with $203 billion in goods flowing between the two nations last year, 2013. but there's an on going trade in balance. u.s. exports, $635 billion while japan exports $138 billion to the u.s. in order to level that playing field, president obama wants to boost the tpp, the transpacific partnership of free trade zone that does not include china. if the tpp were to become reality, it would comprise the biggest trade accord in u.s. history, but there are hurdles. the u.s. wants a bigger foothold than japan's automobile and agricultural sectors. only 6% of
FOX News
Apr 26, 2014 8:00am PDT
in malaysia. it's the third stop of his asian tour and the first by an american president in almost 50 years. topping the agenda, trade, defense, and maritime security in the pacific. president obama will hold a town hall style forum which young people and is expected to offer condolences for the tragedy of malaysia might 370. i'm kelly wright. i'll see you back here at 1:00 p.m. for america's news headquaters. now back to "forbes on fox." >> one of the things this country has to keep power in check are the inspectors general. these are independent watchdogs meant to keep government agencies honest. but a bipartisan senate panel says the former ig for the department of homeland security altered and delayed investigations at the request of senior administration officials. steve, is this administration trying to avoid the checks and balances on power? >> absolutely. every chance they get. it's like having a supreme court justice to get instructions on the next decision. you see it with epa. you see it with the national labor relations board. health care almost every day. you see it in finance
CSPAN
Apr 26, 2014 7:00am EDT
continues his trip overseas in malaysia today. on washington journal we will cover the news coming out of those official visits as well as the latest on the ongoing crisis in ukraine. first we want to hear from our viewers about the u.s. housing market, as some indicators show that the housing market is cooling, new opinion survey seem to indicate americans are optimistic about the housing sector and rising home values as we take you through the latest data and pulled this morning. asking our viewers how optimistic or pessimistic are you about the housing market. tell us how you see the market in the eastern and central u.s.. 202, -- 202 -- 585 -- 3881. you can also catch up with us on all your favorite social media pages on twitter, facebook, or @cspan.org.t journal we will talk about the data points of the housing market, this is courtesy of bloomberg. after a roller coaster at gate a roller coaster decade of boom and busts -- according to reports this week, mortgage applications plunged 19% from a year earlier -- that is some of the data points from bloomberg news. now some of the o
MSNBC
Apr 26, 2014 4:00am PDT
. here's what's happening, president obama issuing sharp words for north korea. he's in malaysia arriving in the country two hours ago. before touching down in kuala lumpur, he wrapped up his visit with south korea by meeting with u.s. service members thanking them for their service. he also said this about north korea. >> north korea and its people have a choice, they can choose to continue down a lonely road of isolation or they can choose to join the rest of the world, seek a future of greater opportunity and greater security and greater respect. >> nbc's kristin welker is at the white house for us with a good morning to you. what more did the president say about north korea and what did he accomplish on his visit to south korea? >> reporter: well, his goal in south korea, alex, is to reaffirm the united states support and alliance with south korea. the broader goal of this entire trip is a part of the administration's attempt to pivot to the asia pacific region, particularly as it draws down the wars in iraq and afghanistan. so that was really a part of his goal in south korea. as you
CSPAN
Apr 26, 2014 5:00am EDT
26, 2014. president obama continues his trip overseas in malaysia today. on washington journal we will cover the news coming out of those official visits as well as the latest on the ongoing crisis in ukraine. first we want to hear from our viewers about the u.s. housing
CSPAN
Apr 26, 2014 3:00am EDT
is in asia week stopping in japan, south korea, malaysia, and the philippines. yesterday in japan president obama and prime minister abe voiced their commitment to create an economic cooperation zone in the pacific befitting the 21st century by continuing negotiation on the transpacific partnership agreement. president obama said yesterday as he has many times that the opportunity toan make trade fair and transparent and create good jobs for american workers to ensure producers of commodities, services, and manufactured goods can access international theets, and particularly fastest growing markets in the world to protect intellectual property. i think, as i mentioned, as john stump said, that does not mean that we need an agreement that is only good for business. we need an agreement that is good for american workers and supports good paying jobs at home while protecting workers rights in the environment around the world. united states and japan are committed to taking the bold steps necessary to come fleet a high standard, comprehensive agreement. after working around the clock,while the
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